Professional Biography
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Gwyneth (Gwyn) E. McAlpine Professional Staff

Director of Knowledge Management Services

  • Portland

    D +1.503.727.2091

    F +1.503.727.2222

    Portland

    1120 NW Couch Street, 10th Floor

    Portland, OR 97209-4128

    +1.503.727.2091

    GMcAlpine@perkinscoie.com

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OVERVIEW

Gwyn McAlpine has been overseeing the firm's Knowledge Management (KM) program since February 2008. Prior to taking on this role on a full-time basis in January 2010, Gwyn was an associate in the firm's Business group. As Director of KM Services, Gwyn is responsible for providing structure and access to the firm's work product, in-depth experience, and resources which allows our attorneys and paralegals to produce a high quality work product more efficiently.

Professional Leadership

  • Oregon Women Lawyers, Board of Directors, 2005 - 2010
    • Co-President, 2009 - 2010
    • Co-Vice President, 2008 - 2009
    • Treasurer, 2007 - 2008
  • Oregon State Bar, Member

Community Involvement

  • Pearl District Business Association, Board of Directors, 2006 - 2007
  • Oregon Women Lawyers, "Dragonflies" Dragonboat Team, 2005 - present; Treasurer, 2006 - present; Co-Captain, 2008 - 2009

Related Employment

  • Perkins Coie LLP, Portland, OR, KM Manager, 2010
  • Perkins Coie LLP, Portland, OR, Associate, 2004 - 2009
  • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Palo Alto, CA, Associate, 2000 - 2004; Summer Associate, 1999
  • Judicial Extern to The Hon. Dennis Montali, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, San Francisco, CA, 1998

Experience

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

RELATED INFORMATION

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Oregon

Education

  • UCLA School of Law, J.D., 2000, Editor, UCLA Law Review; Chief Articles Editor, Journal of Internal Law and Foreign Affairs
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., Political Economy of Industrial Societies/German, 1994

Languages

  • German
  • Serbo-Croatian